This week Stadium Journey released its rankings of the 23 Major League Soccer stadiums. Unfortunately, we only included 22 of them. Omitted from our list was Banc of California Stadium, the brand new home of Los Angeles FC.
The Dunkin’ Donuts Center and Providence are frequently listed among the top destinations for fans who travel the American Hockey League circuit. The combination of a great downtown area, modern mid-sized arena, and fantastic fan support makes this venue one of the top rinks in the league.
This week on the Stadium Journey Podcast, the Team hits the way-back machine to look into the USFL. Author Jeff Pearlman joins the podcast to discuss his book “Football for a Buck.” Could the league have survived? Was it as crazy as it sounded? Find out and join Dan Colacicco, Paul Baker, Marc Viquez and Dave Cottenie for a blast from the past.
Boston College has often been accused of trying to compete in big-time college athletics without a big-time commitment. This week, the school unveiled a plan to change that line of thinking.
When Dunkin’ Donuts announced earlier this week that they will be changing their name to the more streamlined Dunkin’, it caused a ripple effect that went beyond coffee and donuts to the sports scene here in New England. Local sports fans pondered: Will this affect the names of our favorite sports venues?
Among Boston’s most iconic sports photos is the shot of Torii Hunter flipping over the right field wall while trying to prevent a David Ortiz grand slam. The star of that photo, Boston Police Officer Steve Horgan, is retiring in January.